Name and location of host site: National Center for Appropriate Technology, Butte, MT.
Title: Rural Community Energy Educator
Number of positions: 1
Reports to: Energy Corps Program Director
Term of service: January 6, 2020 – June 30, 2020
Anticipated service schedule: 900 hours over course of service term. Roughly 40 hours per week. Occasional evening/weekend hours may be necessary.
Position Summary: NCAT’s Energy Team is a collaborative effort across NCAT’s Sustainable Agriculture and Energy Services sectors. The Energy Team identifies the services, programs, and educational materials that will help rural communities, farmers and ranchers and other agriculture producers and community groups and gardeners to reduce input costs and conserve energy resources while producing food. The Energy Corps member will work with NCAT staff to identify educational materials to be updated or created, research cutting-edge energy and resiliency methods and techniques, and help create new educational materials including publications, videos, podcasts, and social media pieces. Additionally, the EC member will help prepare and disseminate a Financial Tools for Rural Energy educational toolbox. The Energy Corps member will also give presentations to the public and appropriate audiences on the work of the NCAT Energy Team.
Specific Position Responsibilities:
Benefits: This Energy Corps position will receive the following benefits:
APPLICATION PROCESS: Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate can be identified. Early applications are encouraged and applications will be considered as they are received. All persons interested in being considered for the position must create an AmeriCorps account and apply. You can create an account and explore AmeriCorps opportunities at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/login.do
NCAT values diversity and encourages minority and women applicants to apply. For additional information about NCAT please visit our website at www.ncat.org.It is NCAT’s policy and organizational philosophy to ensure that all of our employment practices, including recruitment and hiring, are administered for all individuals without regard to race, sex, creed, color, national origin, age, religion, marital or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or political affiliation.
Job Type: Temporary